As Zilliant’s technical product manager, Christie Vick is responsible for pricing and platform software innovations. Christie is an experienced business intelligence professional who supports companies in developing processes and strategic plans that drive growth and differentiation. With a passion for creating order out of chaos, Christie helps leaders identify data, technology and process challenges so they can implement creative digital solutions. Christie’s experience encompasses a wide range of business intelligence, price optimization, data and reporting, applications and governance, eCommerce site development, delivering seamless customer experiences. Christie’s past roles include serving as the experience manager for enterprise transformation and digital solutions at Baker Tilly U.S., as well as the director of business intelligence at IEWC.
For the past 10 years, Dave has been responsible for the delivery of various pricing solutions on the Zilliant platform, and he has most recently led the cross-portfolio product development program. He’s led the initial development and release of several Zilliant products including the IQ Anywhere API layer, the initial release of Deal Manager and Sales IQ Opportunities, and the migration of Price IQ to the SaaS Platform. Prior to the product group, Dave led the solutions engineering team responsible for successful project implementations. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas.
Pete brings 20 years of product strategy experience, helping Fortune 500 companies harness Big Data to improve business performance. As Senior Vice President of Products and Science, Pete is responsible for leading Zilliant’s R&D efforts and defining the product lifecycle and requirements. Prior to Zilliant, Pete served as Vice President of Product Marketing at Yclip. Prior to Yclip, Pete managed KD1’s highly scalable data mining and decision support applications used by Walgreens, Lowe’s Home Improvement and Pepsi/Frito Lay. He also worked at Kelly Information Systems where he oversaw product development and implementation of their multi-terabyte data warehouse analytics product line. In addition, Pete has worked in consulting and product development roles with Category Management, Inc. and Procter & Gamble. He earned his B.B.A. in Quantitative Analysis and Information Systems from the University of Cincinnati.
On the Product team, Brian manages Zilliant’s suites of Sales Growth Solutions: Sales IQ, Cart IQ, Campaign Manager, and Sales Planner. This gives him the opportunity to work closely with new and existing customers and bring their experiences back to the engineering teams to drive continued innovation in the product suite. Before joining the Product Management team, Brian spent 7 years as an Engagement Manager on Zilliant’s professional services team. Prior to Zilliant, Brian spent 5 years leading marketing for a electrical distributor – an experience he still leans heavily on to relate to and help solve the challenges faced by Zilliant’s B2B customer base. Brian holds a bachelor’s degree from Wheaton College and a MA in Economics from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee.